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>> thanks for watching cbs 5 "early edition." >> we'll have updates of traffic and weather throughout the morning. >> have a great day. >> caption colorado, llc comments@captioncolorado.com good morning. white house showwn, white house somehowdown. debt negotiations turning nasty. republicans claim president obama stormed out of a meeting when talks were down after a fourth straight day. while democrats have a different account. we are live in washington this morning with the latest on the growing battle between the president and the gop. ladies night. sarah palin says she will make an announcement in the next few weeks whether she will run for the white house. this as michele bachman emerges the new gop front-runner in iowa. finals fever. the u.s. women's soccer team earns a trip to the world cup final for the first time in 12 years! after beating france. we have the very latest as they prepare to bring home a title "early" this thursday morning,
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july 14th, 2011. captioning funded by cbs good thursday morning to you. i'm erica hill. >> i'm chris wragge. good to see you at home. there is a yet another development in britain's phone hacking scandal. this morning, a new arrest in the investigation of a man said to be a former editor of the "news of the world." as pressure grows on rupert murdoch to testify in london and possibly washington. we will the latest on that in a bit. every day, a new development. >> that is right. >> looks like that thing is a thing of the past. we will get to that coming up. first with time running out to increase the debt limit, tensions running high in the ongoing negotiations at the white house. according to republicans, the president abruptly walked out of wednesday's meeting. cbs news congressional correspondent nancy cordes joins us from capitol hill with the
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latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you. it appears patience is wearing thin in the room where the president is meeting at the white house with eight top congressional leaders. both sides accuse the other of moving the goal posts, of failing to lead, and now it appears the president has had enough. they may have been all smiles at the start of the meeting. but tensions flared after house majority leader eric cantor, a republican from virginia, repeatedly proposed a series of short-term extensions of the debt limit if a larger deal proved unattainable. i said i was willing to come off my insistence one vote he told reporters afterwards. i asked the president would that be something he would consider? well, that's when he got very agitated seemingly and said that he has sat here long enough and that no other president, ronald reagan wouldn't sit here like this and that he has reached a point that something's got to give. cantor says the president shoved back his chair and walked out. a description democrats and the
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white house dispute. when cantor tried to argue for a third time about doing a short-term deal, he was shut down and sat ashen face with a lump in his throat. the president finished the meeting speaking several minutes woe not be deterred in doing what is best for the country. democrats contend the two sides are making progress despite the acrimony. democrats still want to eliminate certain tax deductions for the wealthy while republicans want spending cuts equal to or greater than the 2.5 trillion dollar debt limit crease on the table. august 2nd deadline nearing moody's putting the bond rating unreview and ben bernanke warned congress a default could be catastrophic. >> there could have to be significant cuts in social security, medicare, military pay or some combination of those. >> reporter: the president and
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congressional leaders are going to go back at it today. sit down again and talk and the president, we're told, has given them until friday to try and define the contours of a larger deal if they can't reach that deal by then, he has told them they need to drill down and figure out what they achieve. >> another deadline. cbs' nancy cordes for us, thank you. joining us now what he is hearing about the conflicting accounts is cbs senior white house correspondent bill plante. what are the ones in the room saying? >> reporter: good morning. the democrats familiar with the debt negotiations, as they prefer to be called around here, say that cantor's account is completely overblown. they say, people in the room say that mr. obama told the leaders enough is enough with delay and refusal to compromise. let's stop the posturing and positioning and stop catering to the political base and let's start compromising. a republican source quoted the president saying would ronald reagan be sitting here? i have reached my limit. this may bring my presidency
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down, but i will not yield on this. after a version of those exchanges, the president pushed back his chair and left the room saying, "i'll see you tomorrow." but according to democrats in the room, he did not storm out. before he left, as nancy said, the president told them that they have got until friday to figure this out or something has to be done. now, all of this drama is a huge distraction, of course. in today's meeting, talk about the possible payroll tax cut and enforcement mechanisms for cutting and spending. one source says if they can make a little progress on that, they will be closer to a deal. chris? >> cbs' bill plante for us, thank you. failure to reach a deal on raising the debt limit could affect the average american. rebecca jarvis is here with more on that angle for us. >> good morning. as all of the attention is focused on who said what in washington, americans across the
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country are beginning to fear the consequences if the debt issues aren't resolved quickly. >> i cannot guarantee that those checks go out on august 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. >> reporter: when the president said social security checks may not go out on time next month, seniors across the country took notice. >> the president -- >> when i saw that, it shocked me but i said, no, this cannot happen, not in this country. >> reporter: 80-year-old cora meruelo is terrified about the government being late on a payment. if it comes for that she may not be able to pay for her heart medication. >> if i don't get social security how can i cover my expenses? >> i don't know how any of us will survive without it. >> reporter: 55 million americans receive social security checks every month and the thought of having to live without those checks, even for a few days, is unthinkable. >> i may be able to pay my rent,
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but, you know, i'd have to not eat, you know? have you been to the supermarket lately. >> reporter: experts say delaying social security isn't just a scare tactic, but a definite possibility. >> unless that debt limit is increased, i think social security recipients are in line, along with everyone else, to get the limited amount of cash that is going to be available to the government, starting early in august. >> reporter: while most believe the washington debate will eventually be resolved and any delay would be temporary, seniors across the country are hoping politics can be put aside sooner, rather than later. >> senators and congressmen don't get social security, they get really big pensions for life, so i don't think they really care whether anybody else out there starves. >> clearly, no one is taking this lightly. >> folks depend on it. rebecca, thanks. there is news this morning of another arrest in the phone hacking scandal in britt.
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in the meantime, rupert murdoch is pressured to appear about lawmakers in london and washington. dana lewis is in london with more on this this morning. >> reporter: we are hearing a ninth person has been arrested. the former executive editor of "news of the world." the late-breaking news this morning is the british government committee issued a summons for rupert and james murdoch to appear before them to answer questions what they knew in the phone hacking scandal but legally a serious question whether they can be compelled to appear. did this control in high gear. rupert murdoch and his son james in london trying to find a way to put out the fire. in a matter of days, their company news corp shut down a newspaper "news of the world." withdrawn a bid for a pay television bskyb aim now to get the murdochs alongside chief
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executive rebecca brooks to appear before a parliamentary committee which grilled senior police officials. david cameron told parliament yesterday if you own media in this country you should be able to come under oath. >> others have said that in the behavior to watch those without a voice of their own, news international descended from the gutteders to the sewers. the tragedy, mr. speaker, they let the rats out of the sewers. >> reporter: there are questions for murdoch to answer ins. a growing number of senators are calling for news corp that includes fox news and "wall street journal" to be investigated to determine if american laws were broken. reports "news of the world" tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims. >> this is a new development. uk lawmakers have asked pierce
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morgan in a entry in this book. what has drawn their attention today? >> he was a long time employee of "news of the world." "the mirror" may be for -- i think published in 2005 and politicians suggesting he should appear and tell them what he knew. >> cbs' dana lewis in london, thank you. good to talk with you. like we have mentioned this story each and every day, seems to be a new development. >> i don't think we are done yet. >> no. >> i have a feeling that will continue. >> so much more i think yet to be uncovered. >> even before we get to those inquiry as they say. jeff glor is here with other headlines we are following. in afghanistan this morning a suicide bomber attacked a memorial service for president hamid karzai's murdered half-brother. at a mosque in kandahar, four people killed including a muslim cleric and a young child.
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at least 15 others wounded. witnesses say the bomber concealed the explosives in his turb turb turban. a triple bombing yesterday killed at least 17 people. among the targets the city opera house there and a popular marketplace. no one claimed responsibility yet. pakistani militants killed 166 people in a larger attack three years ago. in libya, it's been tough going for rebel fighters this week trying to close in on tripoli and secretary of state hillary clinton will be in turkey today for a meeting on nato's air campaign. mark phillips reports from western libya. >> reporter: the situation has changed again this morning. these are rebel fighters retaken the town of equalish. this area was under gadhafi control yesterday as surprise attack and driven a much smaller rebel contention out. yesterday afternoon and through evening in force, the rebel forces came back and have driven
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gadhafi forces they say about four miles or so down the road that way. one difference today is you can't hear it right now but a few minutes ago, the sound of jets in the air, presumably nato air cover. this is the fringe of the area that the rebels control, about a hundred-mile strip that runs from here back towards the tu niecian border. the issue now is whether to push forward to the town of garan a major crossroads which would open up the route to tripoli. the real question, though, is whether these guys are prepared to make that kind of move and the indications now in terms of weapons and control and tactics is that they aren't. mark phillips, cbs news, in qualish, libya. the murder of 8-year-old liba. a suspect erin is in custody
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this morning of suspected of killing her on monday. thousands turned out for the funeral last night. the boy got lost walking home from camp two days ago. the first time his parents let him walk home alone after he urged them to walk by himself. he apparently asked erin for directions. police say it appears to have been random. >> there is no indication at this time that the victim was known to the suspect previously. it was just happenstance and a terrible fate for this young boy. >> new york police used surveillance video to track down leads and eventually got to erin's apartment and police say erin has given them a confession now. 13 minutes past the hour. guys, one of those just awful, awful stories that we have been talking about here. >> it is. we were at the playground yesterday. all any parent could talk about at the playground and the fact they tried this, did the walk with the parents, showed the boy where he needed to go.
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>> an 8-year-old kid who got lost and you think you could trust some adults to ask something as simple as directions. it is a tight-knit community so you would think you would be -- >> a small town. >> -- in safe hands there but never know who you can trust and a story dominated the headlines in new york and making its way across the nation. >> the one thing we can say incredible amount of support for that family right now. marysol castro is here with our first check of the weather. >> good morning. take a look at the national picture. northwest is cool and breezy this morning. the southwest will see patchy fog that should lift by this afternoon but it will be mostly dry. the nort
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thanks so much. that is your latest weather. >> thanks for the nice weather in the northeast. >> i try, i try. >> nice here the next couple of days. way to go. the u.s. women's soccer team on the hunt for another world cup title after beating france in the semifinals on wednesday. >> yeah. talk about a way to go! just ahead, we will take a look at their amazing run as these
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soccer mania has taken hold after the u.s. women's team advanced to the world cup finals. they're inspiring a next generation of soccer players. mark strassmann has the story. >> the united states has the lead! >> reporter: late in the game's second half once again, team usa's heroics came from the head and heart of abby wambach. >> abby wambach again! usa ahead! usa heading to the world cup finals!
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zblm w >> reporter: wambach's 12th goal of her career put them ahead for good. >> we have a lot of friends and family here, i know we have a lot of friends and family back home that are watching that are supporting us. and truth be told, these wins, we can't do it alone. we know that a whole nation is cheering us on. we believe in ourselves, we're in the time. i couldn't be happier. >> reporter: in atlanta and across america, fans of team usa watched and cheered. suddenly women's soccer is classic again. >> i was thinking how much spirit they have and how much they want to win because they always manage to find the strength to come back. >> reporter: for u.s. women the first world cup final since 1999 when they won it all, in a penalty kick shoot-out, mia hamm and the american women beat the chinese and a celebrating brandy chastain became a sports image
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for women among the ages. it sparked an interest in girls playing soccer. this year's team hopes for one more victory celebration, after they play japan in sunday's final. mark strassmann, cbs news, atlanta. >> well, they're so close. >> i know. >> so close. >> they have, this team has the best attitude and they were saying this after the game yesterday, the match, look, we just go in there thinking and knowing we're going to win. that's our attitude, that's how we go in and don't say it in an arrogant way, they say it in the best show of confidence you could have. >> sweden, they were knocked off by japan. another great story the japanese team dealing with a whole lot in that country so it's going to be an inspirational matchup. we'll be right back. you're watching "the early show" on cbs. >> this portion of "the early show" sponsored by macy's.
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breaking news out of oakland: a criminal investigation is underway in the ci it is: 25. time for news headlines at 7 that. i'm elizabeth wenger. breaking news out of oakland this morning. a criminal investigation is under way in the city's rockridge district. a body was found burning in the street on ivanho road earlier this morning. that is near highway 24 and college avenue. also developing, chopper 5 is over san francisco right now at octavia and hayes street. a flatbed car hauler has hit a pedestrian at that intersection. san francisco police are investigating at this hour. we understand the medical examiner has just been called to the scene. a 17-year-old is in critical condition after she was rescued from the ocean off the marin county coast. she was caught in a rip current after the rising tide trapped her and two friends in a cove. the friends are in stable condition. we have your traffic and weather coming up right after this. ,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning from the traffic center. because of an accident at oak and octavia there is a major backup on the central freeway all the way to 80 so give yourself some extra time as you head into san francisco.
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we are dealing with a trouble spot in the south bay. northbound 280 right at lawrence expressway. lanes are blocked for an injury accident. you can see lots of red and yellow on the sensors. live look at 280 northbound. it is just crawling along through downtown san jose. as a result, 19 minutes now from 101, 680 to 85 on the northbound side. of course the bay bridge still slow and go. metering lights are on. you're backed up at least to west grand. 24 minutes off the carquinez bridge to the maze. kristy has the forecast. >> thank you. still seeing some cloud cover out there this morning but a little bit of blue is peeking through, as well. you can see the live shot outside, still gray but there is sunshine in store a little later on this afternoon. temperatures today similar to yesterday mid-70s inland location, 60s along the bay shores, and mid-50s at the coast. certainly breezy conditions there. and we are going to warm up slightly over your weekend. but the real warmup will happen the start of next workweek where we'll bump those temperatures up to the high
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welcome back to "the early show." world cup mad innocence full swing thanks to the u.s. soccer team pulling off another amazing victory against france in the semifinals and now headed to the finals for the first time since they won the championship back in 1999. seems like just yesterday, we're going to have more coming up. welcome back to "the early show." great, great match. >> i love this story, great story and some people rallying behind the ladies. we'll have more ahead as chris mentioned. jeff glor at the news desk with another look at the top headlines on this thursday. >> several loud yells yesterday, what's happening? >> they scored. >> good stuff. good morning, everyone, the
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white house talks resumed at a time when it is running out. intense reactions between president obama and eric cantor especially. the president reportedly told republicans, enough is enough. moody's ever service is considering lowering the u.s. credit
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turning to politics, sarah palin set a date to announce whether she'll run from the white house. michele bachmann is running and gaining momentum, becoming a threat to front-runner mitt romney. jan crawford joins us from washington. good morning. >> minnesota congresswoman
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michele bachmann has gotten mixed reviews. her stand on the debt ceiling is criticized for blocking a possible deal. outside of washington voters are liking what they see. >> president obama is holding the full faith and credit of the united states hostage so that he can continue his spending spree. hi, everybody! >> reporter: challenging the president on the debt ceiling debate, michele bachmann is the candidate on the rise. recent polls show she's leading mitt romney in iowa, the latest release wednesday of likely iowa caucus goers has her with a 13 point edge, 29% to romney's 16% and she's resonating with voters across the country, moving up eight points and ahead of sarah palin in the latest poll of republican voters nationwide and into second place behind romney. that's more than double what she was polling last month before her strong performance in the new hampshire debate. but her new prominence also is bringing tough scrutiny.
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critics have challenged many of her assertions. >> we must make a bold choice. >> reporter: this week she was hit with criticism she's anti-gay and therapist at her husband's counseling practice tried to help make gay clients go straight. her husband denies those reports and bachmann is keeping her focus on key political issues like spending cuts. for months she's made clear where she stands on the debt ceiling. highlighting in her campaign ads. >> i will not vote to increase the debt ceiling. >> reporter: bachmann insists there's no need to increase the debt ceiling and says president obama is exaggerating the risk of a default. >> we cannot go on scaring the american people. we need to be truthful, and i call on the president and the treasury secretary to tell the truth to the american people. >> reporter: sarah palin has been watching this from the side lines but last night she told fox's sean hannity she'll make a
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decision by august. >> i would offer myself in the name of service knowing confidently that i have those common sense fiscally conservative pro private sector policy experience and ideas that can be put to good work for this country. >> reporter: now if palin were to get in, that obviously could really slow down bachmann's rise. if palin gets in, erica that could change in, i'm not talking about moving pieces around on the chess board, that would turn the chess board completely upside down. we'll know soon enough. >> yes we will. we bring in cbs news political analyst john dickerson. good to have you with us this morning. quickly when it comes to sarah palin she said she's going to say something soon, probably august. do you think she's made up her mind at this point? >> it's hard to know with sarah palin. we have the periodic moments where she disappears for a little while and comes back on the scene. she's on the cover of "newsweek"
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magazine. she's hinting and flirting, seems like she's reasserting herself in the moment when michele bachmann is on the rise and in the debt negotiations so she looks like she's doing something. >> michelle bamichellebachmann race, seeing a rise in iowa. what is giving her this momentum, john? >> we always knew there would be two primaries in the republican primary, in the establishment, mitt romney is ahead and the anti-romney candidate, somebody else who represents the kind of core conservatives, the movement conservatives and that's the group that michele bachmann is at the head of and speaks for so she is rising up in that group, they like what she's saying. they used to say you can't run as a politician from washington but she's using that as her strength. she's saying i'm in washington fighting the establishment and that's working well for her.
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>> jan, rick perry could decide by labor day whether or not he's jumping in. what is he waiting on? >> he's waiting on the end of the legislative session, now had minor back surgery and also going to see how things play out the rest of the month going into that straw poll in iowa in the middle of august but my sources say that he is going to get in this race obviously that will have a huge impact on bachmann and other people who as john says are trying to be that alternative to mitt romney so he would really shake things up if he gets in. it will be interesting to see what voters say about the candidates. when i was in iowa and here's what's remarkable about michele bachmann. over and over and over people said to me she's so genuine, she's so real. there's something about her that comes across as this authentic, real person and voters really feel like they can relate to that. she speaks for them. >> so john, how would that translate on a national level? >> well this is the challenge for michele bachmann is that e
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authenticity in iowa, key state for her, born there, that translates well for her in her constituent but in other states she needs to find a way to be authentic and support a specific portion of the party but show she can play on the national level. is she a contender? how would she look against barack obama, how do people see her in the oval office. at the moment she's a force but the question is, is she is a contender. >> and with rick perry perhaps jumping in, could shake things up. anybody else that either one of you have heard of, who may be jumping in besides palin and perry at this point? >> erica, everyone's been throwing out names for mud because people think the field is rather week. we're seeing bachmann picking up steam, hints that perry is going to get in, the field is looking settled. you hear things maybe new jersey governor chris christie is going to get in, even though he's said 1,000 times he's not.
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john, what do you think? >> nobody else is out there, and even perry or palin, the challenge is getting in late is not easy. this is a difficult thing to run for president and it's a long, hard slog and so these supercandidates who might sweep in out of the wings it ain't going to be so easy for them. >> thank you both. just ahead the u.s. soccer team on the quest for a second world cup championship. we're cheering them on all the way. you're watching "the early show" on cbs. ♪
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♪ chili's lunch break combos ♪ as we have we been reporting the u.s. women's soccer team advanced to the world cup final wednesday, winning 3-1 yesterday. now they'll play japan for the championship sunday. joining us is national soccer hall of fame february in, michelle akers, who played in 1999. >> good morning. >> they make it exciting. >> oh my gosh i'm having heart attacks yes. >> what did you think of the game yesterday versus france,
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outplayed but still in the end 3-1 winners so they get to advance. >> i thought it was a great game. i'm not one who can just sit and watch tv or sports for very long but i was watching, the u.s. played great. they were intense and focused and they played that way for the whole 90 so i thought it was a great game. >> you've been in the spot before on the verge of a world cup title, how do you keep the nerves, anxiety in check. pardon the expression but the waiting is the hardest part until sunday. >> it is but i think it's more like well the hay is in the barn and we're here just to play soccer and we've done everything we can to be the best team and we're going to go out there and do it, and that should be their focus and that was our focus, so i never really got nervous. i was just like come on, bring it! let's play. i'm ready. >> talk to me about amy wambach and her performance in the world cup. she's been dynamite. >> yeah, she's been huge for the
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u.s. she's a great target, and even if she doesn't get the ball, she takes a couple players out of the game for the defense on the other team so that leaves her teammates open. but she's been scoring the clutch goals and you know, the last one in the quarterfinals is a beautiful serve, and then you know, off her head into the goal. she's been playing great. >> your thoughts on the brazil game. >> oh, boy. >> were you disgusted at the end, thinking okay they've lost, that's it, thisser' goi they're? >> i was starting to think i'm going to have to watch the brazilians celebrate, i can't take it. i was going to go outside, and pout about losing and then i heard the score from abby and i was like yes! so i came back n i was so happy i didn't leave. >> how about the team, did they have -- you watched closely, obviously you're a hall of famer, do they have the same type of moxie your '99 team had?
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>> i'm seeing that and i don't think you can really tell until the situation comings up and it's either there or not. this team it's fun to watch because they've got the guts and that heart and that grit, you know, grind it out and do whatever it takes to win. >> what does this now do, when you know the results of what your team back in '99 did for women's soccer and for kids, heck most of the team it's playing right now was inspired by your team, is this now going to lead to another generation of just, this is such a massive story here in the states. >> it's huge. the team i played for we won two world cups and an olympics and we got a good start for this team, so they're standing on our shoulders and now they're continuing that legacy with hopefully another world championship, so it really says a lot about the american players, american mentality and what we're capable of here in the u.s. so hopefully that, you know, sparks a lot of dreams for all these other little kids that are watching this team win and
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play well. >> your team had that brandy chastain moment that culminated that championship here. what could they possibly top that 12 years or 11 years later? >> don't challenge them, that's what i say. >> that is great takeaway advice. thanks for everything you've done over the years. always fun to watch you and thanks for joining us here this morning >> thanks for having me. >> we'll be back. you're watching e"the early show." we all want the best of both worlds. introducing all free clear oxi-active. a powerful new detergent without dyes or perfumes that helps get out your toughest dirt and stains. its added natural cleaning boosters help get your whole family's wash incredibly clean. tough on stains. gentle on skin. new all free clear oxi-active. ♪ ♪
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university of california regents are set to vote today on ano the more good morning. 7:55. time for news headlines interest cbs 5. i'm grace lee. university of california regents are set to vote today on another tuition increase. the more than 9% hike would go into effect this fall and would be in addition to an 8% increase already approved. more than 200 san jose state university students may have to live in nearby hotels this fall. there simply isn't enough room in dorms to accommodate everyone. the reason? the incoming freshman class is one of the largest in the university's 154-year history. a new policy calls for incoming freshman to live on campus if their permanent homes are more than 30 miles away. and it's a setback for
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efforts to replace the siding of hangar one at moffett field. the nasa budget eliminates $393 million set aside for the project. so that means the hangar's skeleton could be exposed for years. the original siding has to be removed because it's toxic. we have your traffic and weather coming up right after this. ,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning. starting in san francisco, where lots of activity is still on scene of this accident at the intersection of octavia and oak involving a car hauler that hit a pedestrian there in the road. it is a fatal accident. it's going to take time to clear. as a result the central freeway is back up to 80. give. northbound 280 slow from meridien to lawrence expressway. >> we are going to warm up this afternoon. but not by a whole lot. temperatures going to be sitting in the 70s in those inland spots. we are going to see sunshine and some blue skies. check this out. it's not all bleak. it may be chilly out there, it's still going to be a beautiful day overall. so temperatures today are going to hit highs similar to yesterday. those 70s inland, 60s along the bay shores, at the coast keeping it in the 50s. going to be breezy there. and over the seven-day forecast, a slight warmup over the weekend and then warming up for the start of next workweek. ,,,,,,,,
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pretty much a given. all you have to do is hear about l.a. traffic and you pretty much know how awful it can be. yeah. you ain't seen nothing yet. tomorrow they are going to shut down the 405. it is one of the city's busiest freeways. people are predicting a little something they call carpal get don. making all plans to work around the mess there encouraging people to walk and take public transportation. if you know that area, you know that probably won't work either. we'll broung you the latest on the carmageddon later. you have lived there, you know
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how bad it can be. >>. it can be a flat tire and two hours of traffic. we sympathize for them in los angeles. welcome back. i'm chris wrag lee along with erica hill. traffic is moving smoothly so far, but we still have an hour to go. >> we do. we'll keep it going smoothly heading it off to jeff glor with a check on the headlines this morning. we'll go our best to crash and burn this morning. good morning, guys. talks on the debt limit resume today with a deadline. president obama has told congressional leaders they much reach some sort of deal by tomorrow. cbs news senior white house corp upon dent correspondent bill plante is live with more. >> reporter: jeff, good morning. they were the tensest yet according to all sources, but there are different verses of what happened inside that room. some republicans say that the president blew his top, but democrats say that he simply took a firm stand. after the photo op was over the smiles apparently dropped and
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the debate heated up. house minority leader eric cantor says the two-hour meeting ended with a threat from the president after hearing short-term extensions if they couldn't agree on a bigger deal. i said i was willing to come off my insistence that come through with a vote. so i asked the president would that be something that he would consider. well, that's when he got very agitated seemingly and said that no other president, ronald reagan, would sit here like this and that he's reached a point that something's got to give. eric, don't call my bluff, the president warned. i'm going to the american people with this. and with that eric said abruptly he shoved back his chair and left thement radio. he insists that mr. obama left on much better terms simply saying enough is enough, see you tomorrow. despite the drama the president and congressional leaders are meeting again tomorrow and every day in d.c. others on capitol hill are not
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so open to negotiations. >> president obama, quit lagging. >> this scathing rant was posted to the internet accusing the president of using scare tactics for political purposes. >> you know darn well if august 2nd comes and goes there's plenty of money to pay off our debt. >> reporter: wednesday a rating service warned with the deadline looming it was putting america's triple-rating bond under review. if there's any good news here it is that at today's meeting scheduled for later this afternoon there are actual items on the agenda like extending the payroll taxes and getting more revenues. it is still possible progress can be made. chris? >> thank you, bill. i'll take it here. in new york last night the funeral for a murdered 8-year-old leiby kletzky had thousands turn out in brooklyn. parents let him walk home from camp alone for the very first
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time. a suspect was arrested after police found part of the boy's body in his freezer. the commissioner ray kelly said it was a random act of violence. >> it is extremely sad and it is extremely rare to have this as an outcome for a missing child. but as we said, this is every parent's nightmare. we understand that. so it makes this so horrific. >> absolutely terrifying case. police say that the suspect told them where to find the boy's remains. former first lady betty ford will be buried today in michigan. this morning long lines of people waited to file past her casket during a public viewing at the gerald ford presidential museum in grand rapids. hundreds of mourners were already on hand when the casket arrived. betty ford died at age 93 on friday. she'll be buried this afternoon next to her husband. four minute past the hour now on this thursday, it is thursday, correct? >> i believe it is. it does feel like a long week,
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but it is thursday, jeff. good morning to you and to everyone at home. we want to talk about the southern plains in the southeast where the area of drought is. there are areas seeing moderate improvement. tucson has seen some improvement over the last couple of weeks, macon and miami as well. one area of concern is tulsa and dallas. tulsa has received a half-inch of rain, but it has been so hot for so long the ground is so
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mitchell has her story. >> reporter: this is parris island, south carolina. and the sign makes clear on the way in here is where they make marines. and now this marine factory has a new foreman. >> what i'm asking you to do -- >> reporter: or correct me, forewoman. i have to ask you when you found out you were getting this post, what was your first reaction? >> you know, i mean, there are times now that i wake up in the morning and say, am i really here? am i really here at parris island? >> reporter: on june 17th she's already made history as the first woman to leave the marine recruiting folk here. as a distinction she acknowledges but won't dwell on. >> am i a trailblazer here at the depot? yes, i'm the first female. i'm the first woman in the history books and now will move
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on. for the women behind me, they will will hopefully benefit from the things i have done. but i do think of myself as a pioneer. >> reporter: she may not think of herself as a pioneer but she's forging new ground. in fact, reynolds is one of only two female generals now active in the marine corps. at six feet tall she cuts an impressive imposing figure, but it is her stay chur as a leader earning her respect. a 1986 graduate and former basketball player at the naval academy she's the first female marine to hold a position in a battleground, like she did while positioned in afghanistan. now not just with the marines but to create them as well. >> at the end of the day we push them to be more than they think they can be. >> reporter: physically and mentally. for many the enduring image of
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parris island comes from the vietnam film. hollywood's version is not that far off. this is a tough place. we joined general reynolds as she observed her first crews ball. a 54-hour test of strength, endurance and teamwork that each recruit must passed before being called a united states marine. any idea how tough it is to become a marine? >> it's the hardest we can make it. and we have to make it hard because our nation expects the united states marine corps to be the 911 force to always be ready, to always do the right thing. >> reporter: parris island graduates 20,000 marines every year. male recruits from east of the mississippi and all female recruits here. >> i get the pleasure from
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watching from the very beginning until the day they march across the parade deck friday morning as young marines. it is an honor, a blessing and it is a tremendous responsibility. and i'm going to work hard every day to take good care of this depot and the marines here. >> reporter: it's a promise these future marines and all of the nation's busy servicemen and women around the world are counting on. russ mitchell, cbs news, parris island, south carolina. just ahead on "the early show" the budget cutbacks in one school district, did they lead to the death of a 10 yield student? we'll look at the growing shortage of school nurses and how parents can protect their children. this is "the early show" on cbs. booking a flight by itself is an uh-oh. see if we can "stitch" together a better deal. that's a hint, antoine. ooh! see what anandra did? booking your flight and hotel at the same time gets you
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cutbacks happening one on campus is no longer the case. >> reporter: in tacoma, washington, 10-year-old mercedes meres took the school bus with her sister every day, but the ride on october 7th, 2008, would become her last. >> she left for school at about 8:05 or 8:06 in the morning. she was fine. next thing i know i got a call that she had an asthma attack and they called the emt. >> reporter: the family said even though the school had a plan of action and an epipen in case, mercedes didn't get her medication or cpr. school officials called an ambulance but it was too late. mercedes died in the hospital that morning. >> no one attempted cpr, no one put her care plan into place, nothing. >> reporter: due to cutbacks there were only 11 full-time nurses to cover 18,000 students in the bethel school district. this is not just a problem in washington state. nationwide there's no standard
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for school health care. if you live in vermont, you have one school nurse to just over 300 students. if you live in michigan, you have one school nurse to just under 5,000 students. so there's a great range of what children are receiving in the united states for school health services. >> reporter: and as schools suffer budget cuts, school nurses are becoming scarce. >> it is not a shortage of nurses, it is a shortage of funded positions. school districts need to make that a priority and need to have a funded position available for a school nurse to be in the building. >> reporter: the school acknowledges they could use more funding and more help. >> certainly, i think every school district could use more nurses. oftentimes it is a matter of funding and finding personnel to staff those positions. >> reporter: janette meres says the lack of a school nurse not only contributed to mercedes' death but also killed the heartbeat of her family. >> i don't see it as being a
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paramount. >> the meres family filed a lawsuit against the district seeking $15 million in damages. joining us from washington is amay garcia of the american nurses association. good to have you with us. >> good morning to you. >> we see kids like mercedes meres right there. it is a case with tracking consequence there is. on a national scale, how often are we seeing things like this happening with a shortage of nurses out there in schools? >> i know it happens way too often. parents should be able to send their child to the school and know they will come home unharmed or actually come home. and on a shortage of nurses, i would say that in schools it is a shortage of funded positions for nurses. it is typically not a problem filling them when there's a funded position. >> so basically you are saying school districts need to appropriate more funds to have nurses on hand at the school. i just want to throw one number
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out there. as of 2010 more than 50% of public schools across the u.s. do not have a full-time registered nurse. 25% of schools have no nurse at all. now you think it is a financial thing, why isn't it getting more attention or why are school districts not doing more? >> well, what's fascinating to me is that parents in vermont have prioritized this. and parents in other places have not necessarily raised their voices. in the state of washington where mercedes and her family lived, there was one nurse per roughly 2,031 kid. parents should be asking is there a nurse in my school, and will there be somebody to take care? because the school says it is not a big deal. our school secretary or parent educator can do this, but there is a value in actually being a registered nurse because registered nurses know how to
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assess the kids, plan for their care, how to treat and how to respond to an emergency. >> amy garcia, thank you for taking the time. we appreciate you speaking with us this morning. >> thank you very much. >> all right. coming up next, carmageddon is coming to los angeles. it is not a film starring ben affleck. we'll tell you why the residents are freaking out about it. we'll be right back. this is "the early show" here on cbs. defend your choice every day with fiber choice. visit fiberchoice.com for more. to stay healthy. but did you know fiber choice can help support your overall well-being? every tasty tablet has prebiotic fiber from fruits and veggies... that lets your good bacteria thrive and helps support your immune system. fiber choice. an easy way to defend your health everyday. learn more about prebiotics and get a free sample at fiberchoice.com.
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learn more about prebiotics have you heard of carmageddon, oh it's out there, on the lips of nearly everyone in southern california these days. it may not exactly be the end of the world as we know it but for a lot of folks this week's planned shutdown of a major l.a. freeway could mean a traffic nightmare. bill whitaker has more. >> reporter: this is how the 405
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dubbed the nation's busiest freeway usually looks, 500,000 cars travel ten miles linking west los angeles to the highly populated san fernando valley. because this stretch is so heavily traveled it needs to be widened, and to be widened, it needs to be completely shut down. >> even if we get the message out to half the people it means 250,000 people are trying to use that road. >> reporter: from friday night to monday morning traffic could be backed up for as much as 64 miles as thousands of commuter twhos rely on the freeway find other ways to get around. los angeles residents have a word for what's to come, carmageddon. even actor eric estrada is getting the word out. >> avoid the area or just stay home. >> reporter: this doctor at a nearby ucla hospital knows where he'll be spending the weekend. >> staying in my office. i'm sleeping here.
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>> reporter: and the hospital support staff will also be roughing it, sleeping on cots in a nearby not yet occupied medical office tower. >> i'll be staying here for four days. it's going to be like a vacation. >> reporter: still many are capitalizing on the expected catastrophe. >> thought poke fun at it, make a little money along the way. >> reporter: the freeway might be empty and the skies might be full. for $4 jetblue will fly you over the mess and 400 bucks a local helicopter company will give you and a friend a birds eye view. >> booked about 15 tours so far, expecting anywhere from 80 to 100. >> reporter: the last time los angeles warned to expect this level of gridlock was during the 1984 olympics, so many people were scared off the roads traffic was a breeze, maybe this happy history will repeat itself and this time will be calmag
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san francisco this morning has left one man dead, three other injured. around 6-30 this morning a u-c-s-f shuttle bus cle carrier collid a bus crashed in san francisco this morning t left one man dead, three others injured. around 6:30 this morning, a ucsf shuttle bus and a vehicle carrier collided at the intersection of octavia and oak. the lone male victim was ejected from the shuttle bus and then pinned under the semi. the other three injuries were not life-threatening. signs of improvement for critically injured giants fan bryan stow. yesterday, he opened his mouth for a temperature reading. in the meantime, las vegas police have arrested the girlfrien of the primary suspect giovanni ramirez. she was taken into custody on unrelated charges but is a person of interest in the stow case. a 17-year-old girl is in
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critical condition after she was rescued from the ocean off the marin county coast. she was caught in a rip current after the rising tide trapped her and two friends in a cove. the friends are in stable condition. traffic and weather coming up right after this. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,
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significant delays into san francisco. this is due to fatal accident in san francisco at octavia and oak. the intersection is closed. you can see all this yellow and red here on the freeway so the central freeway is backed up as a result. in fact, they are diverting traffic off before the exit where the accident is. so avoid the area if you can. elsewhere, peninsula seeing some delays southbound as you work your way from san mateo at least towards the dumbarton bridge. we had an earlier accident that's out of the road. kristy has the forecast. >> thank you. highs today going to be on the cooler side. continuing to see 70s as the highs today and plenty of cloud cover outside. in the shot of san jose you can see not much sunshine yet but we'll see sun inland later. temperatures will be warming up around the bay shores into the mid-60s. around the coastline we will see temperatures in the mid-50s although we'll tip be overcast there throughout the -- continue to be overcast there throughout the afternoon. cooling trend for tomorrow, slight cooling into the weekend. and then more significant warming as we make our way into next week. ,,,,,,,,
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i won't say good-bye. >> after 25 years as the queen of daytime television, oprah winfrey finds herself in an unaccustomed spot so she's taken up the management reins herself and what a challenge she faces. welcome back to "the early show," i'm chris wragge along with erica hill. also ahead a new movie takes
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you inside the world of the real life horse whisperer, buck brennaman. the man and the horses he loves. the new harry potter movie hits theater. it's popular not only with just kids. why adults, the adult sitting next to me has both hands in the air. >> woo! >> brands parents and children together. >> the underdog, go harry. >> widely successful books and movies. jeff glor is a huge harry potter man as well. >> was that an official harry potter roof raising? >> she raised the hogwart roof. >> love it. >> could i be more lame? >> good stuff. love it. white house debt negotiations resume following a tense two-hour meeting last night, the two sides are divided even with what the president
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said. eric cantor insisted the president stormed out of the room. democrats said that is not so. moody's is reviewing the country's rating. about 421,000 homes were taken back by lenders between january and june, that's down 30% from the same period last year. mostly due to slow processing at the banks. sarah palin says she could support someone else for president, but so far none of the republican candidates measures up, she says. during an interview last night palin said she'll announce her own intentions by august. >> i'm still thinking about being one who would offer myself up in the name of service knowing confidently that i have those common sense fiscally conservative pro private collapsed the dome
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last december but it's back now and hopefully football will be as well. 33 minutes past the hour. marysol castro has our final check of weather. mary, good morning. >> good morning, jeff. good morning, everyone at home. we turn our focus to the west coast feeling more like may than july. the jet stream is dipped way down by mexico so the temperatures feeling a little bit cool. 83 in redding, 84 in fresno. 69 in san diego. reno is 9, well below normal, just in time for carmageddon. we're looking at the area of severe weather, the third day in a row of severe weather for the northern rockies.
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the areas we're looking at, billings and bismarck, there is a slight chance of a tornado, but again we're
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thanks so much. here's chris. >> thank you so much. big news this morning from oprah winfrey who bowed out as the star of daytime television to start her own cable network preponderatings are disappoint so long oprah is taking charge in a hands on way. cynthia bowers has more. >> reporter: 25 years seemed oprah could do no belong. everything the daytime tv host touched turned to gold. she catapulted the careers of tv personalities dr. phil, rachael ray and dr. oz. >> she's the queen of daytime television, unquestionably to this day she gets more numbers than just about anybody else on television. >> reporter: when oprah announced she'd leave the security of day tame daytime tv,
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her midas touch is looking tarnished. own averages 6,000 viewer, a mere 12,000 more than discovery health the network own replaced. >> cable television is not afternoon television, it's not broadcast television. the numbers of people, the numbers of channels that the own channel is competing against is huge. >> reporter: so oprah is making a move, wednesday she announced she's taking the helm in effect appointing herself boss. ceo and chief creative officer of the struggling network. in a memo to her staff oprah says "we are in this boat together, in a very real way now, and i will put my brand and know this one team is the boat i want to be in." the plans to include oprah in his upcoming 50th birthday
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celebration and there's speculation she may host next february's oscars which proves her star power hasn't dimmed but whether she can survive the crowded and increasingly competitive world of cable remains to be seen. cynthia bowers cbs news, chicago. >> now here's erica. he's been called the zen master of the horse world. buck brennaman is known as the true life horse whisperer. katrina szish is here to tell us all about it. nice to see you. >> nice to see you too. this documentary takes you into the world of bruk brennaman and his amazing way with horses. >> i don't know if i would have made it without horses. i don't know. i hate to think of it. everything you do with a horse is a dance. >> reporter: buck brennaman has been called a sage on horseback, sharing his wisdom at horse training clinics across the
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country. his near magical methods provided real life inspiration for the novel and film "the horse whisperer." >> it's not like a take a hold of a horse's ear like it's an old-fashioned telephone and speak into it but the communication with the horse really is your body language, your presence. that's why a lot of people don't get along too good with horses because they underestimate how much he is really taking in, how much he's aware of. >> reporter: instead of using traditional methods to break a horse with whips, ropes and fear buck believes in creating a relationship with respect and instinct. >> one of the biggest challenges of a horseman is to to be able to control your emotions. >> reporter: a philosophy forged from a violent childhood at the hands of his abusive childhood. >> just to glance at him across the room might provoke him into coming and beating you up. the horses when i first went to
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live with my foster parents, were my refuge, that's where i went to hide. one thing i started off with was an empathy for the horse, and then as my understanding grew with the horses, then i started to learn how to help them. a lot of times, rather than helping people with horse problems, i'm helping horses with people problems. >> reporter: that desire to help led him to train other horse owners. it was at one of his clinics that artist cindy neal became a buck convert. >> i'd been riding horses all my life and never seen it this way. it seems like mental telepathy, the horse is reading his thoughts. he established this language so beautiful and yet simplistic and we can all do it. >> every movement you make on a horse, there is a perfect position of balance. >> reporter: cindy was so inspired she wanted to make a documentary about buck and his method, despite having no film experience. >> i went up to him and i asked
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him and i thought well if he says no, i'm off the hook. >> i had said no many times over the years about people who wanted to document what i do, and she just have just caught me at the right time and i said "well, go ahead." >> reporter: what cindy captured in her directorial debut "buck" won over many who have never had a horse encounter. >> i don't know what you're trying to prove. >> reporter: with lessons more often about humans than horses. >> if you got a lot going on in your life, probably a lot it's a lot bigger story than this horse. >> he sneaks in all these life lessons when he's talking about horses. it's really a metaphor, for people. >> sound fair? >> look at buck's life and his transformation and realize that it doesn't matter what's happened in your past, that you, too, can leave that baggage behind and start today, and do whatever you want. >> it will make you better in
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areas you didn't think related to horses. >> reporter: what you learned from buck did that completely change your relationship with your horses? >> totally, totally. there you go. there's a new respect that we have. they're just so with you. it's such a different feeling. there's no pulling, yanking, you know. it's just, it's a dance. it's a glide. >> reporter: such is the legacy buck hopes to leave to the equestrian community. what do you love most about what you do? >> there's been a lot of horses over the years where people would say just so you know, this is our last stop. all i know is if it doesn't work, they're done, and thousands and thousands of horses over the years have ended up living a long life with the person once they understood each other. everybody wins. >> reporter: it's such a beautiful sentiment to see he was born out of this abusive childhood, such a great message
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applies to dogs and children. is he traveling around doing clinics? >> travels nine months out of the year, constantly on the road. this is his life, isn't something he does just for the cameras. >> does he travel himself? seems soft spoken, a fairly private guy. is he, does he keep to himself or have other folks that help him out and go with him? >> he spends time with the people at his clinics but a family man. his wife and daughters are such a major part of his life as is his foster mother, betsy shirley and incredible. >> beautiful film. >> wonderful piece. >> katrina thanks. here's chris. thank you, the final installment of the harry potter series hits theaters tomorrow. the series has plenty of fans among grownups. michelle miller has more on the multigenerational appeal of the boy wizard. >> our world has faced no greater threat than it does
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today. >> reporter: few works of children's fiction make it to the big screen, even fewer manage to cross that generational divide. >> there hasn't been a single harry potter movie that let me down. >> reporter: as far as sun moon and his daughter remi are concerned -- >> harry potter! >> i got hooked on it and couldn't stop. >> reporter: harry potter has worked wonders on their relationship. did it bring you and your daughter closer? >> i think it did. >> yeah it did, i think so. i think so, yes. >> we had a lot of talks about it. >> oh, yeah, all the time. >> reporter: though they don't always agree. >> did you like snakes? >> at first i didn't like him at all. i thought he was creepy. >> j.k. rowling voted this world simultaneously captive to children and adults. >> i liked magic when i was young and i guess i still like
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magic. >> a grown man would love this series because a, he's still a child at heart but they have all sorts of things that are sophisticated that a child can sort of understand but an adult can understand more fully. >> you're a really good teacher harry. >> i'm supposed to enjoy harry potter because of my children but in fact i do personally really enjoy reading and watching the movie. i admit it. >> reporter: and waiting for each chapter to unfold in real time is part of the thrill that moon fears will be lost when the final film opens at midnight. >> every summer, every year we would talk about it. there was always anticipation. >> reporter: and there lies the question, will the next generation of potter fans feel the same magic? >> the books are a masterpiece of fiction writing and people will come back to these for generations to come. >> reporter: moon's not so sure but remains confident the final chapter of the story he shared with his daughter for most of her life won't disappoint.
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>> the last one's going to be spectacular. >> i want the whole harry potter to go out with like a bang. >> reporter: michelle miller, cbs news, new york. >> i think it's great that your husband has offered while you're here to camp out and get the tickets. >> it's really nice, isn't it? he's a good egg. >> i saw the setup yesterday, great, the hibachi. tell me how it is. >> the sleeping bag you lent him, thanks. just ahead an alarming prediction california's vineyards may shrink by half in the next decade. global warming may have wine maccers after,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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a new study suggests the changing climate may drastically effect some of the world's great wine producing regions. famous labels of wines based in california may be replaced by england. >> reporter: the vineyards of sunny california are known for their top quality cabernets and chardonnays which may explain why the people whoa make wine are not known for their modesty. >> we're perceived as the best, rightfully so. >> reporter: others say the great wines come from europe. >> burgundy bordeaux and champagne. >> reporter: climate change may be changing the places that produce fine wine, says wine writer tim atkin. >> certain wine regions in france and spain and italy, which historically produce wines are going to be effectively desert.
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>> reporter: there are now award winning vineyards in england never before known as a wine region. >> you may find entire world of wine shifting northward. >> reporter: in america, temperatures in the napa valley could rise by two degrees in the next 30 years, according to a new study by stanford university. >> this could be damaging to the delicate balances that are so important for making the best wine. >> reporter: diffenbach calculates 50% of napa's vineyards may no longer be able to produce wine. it is a chilling perception. >> it sounds good on paper. i don't think it's reality. >> reporter: because honig says napa is preparing for climate change. you're not global warming deniers. >> not at all. we know the world is changing. >> reporter: they are now powered by solar energy, cutting down betweenhouse gas footprint.
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>> if it gets warmer this helps with that problem. >> reporter: growers are developing ways to plant and prune vines so deal with days that may heat up fast. >> we've opened up the cool morning side so we can get sunlight and freckled light but on the afternoon side we've kept it nice and shaded so the fruit doesn't get burned. >> reporter: this grower figures napa wines are so valuable wineries will find answers to global warming. >> we can afford to do anything we need to do to get these things right because we have the money. >> people are creative and ingenious dealing with different environments. noah says while hotter weather presents challenges they can start working on ways to adapt. andy is confident he'll be able to keep growing exactly what he grows now. he thinks climate change could make his grapes better, if the
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nights aren't so cold. >> this global warming is getting warmer at night, which might mean we get more flavor development, so there is a chance for a silver lining here. >> reporter: napa's wine makers never like to see a glasses ahalf empty but half full. the prospect of global warming can't destroy their sunny opt mifl. john blackstone in napa valley. >> what is interesting he didn't send us samples. >> he was there for three more days after that shoot. not to make light of global warming but that is reason alone to head it off. you don't want anything to happen in napa valley. >> have a great day. see you tomorrow. ñh
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a bus crash in san francisco this morning has left one man good morning. i'm grace lee with your cbs 5 headlines. a bus crash in san francisco this morning has left one man dead and three others injured. around 6:30 a.m., a ucsf shuttle bus and vehicle carrier collided at octavia and oak. a male victim was thrown from the shuttle and pinned under the truck. the other injuries were not life-threatening. a homicide investigation is under way in oklahoma. a woman's body was found burnt near highway 24 and college avenue. police believe the victim was not from the rockridge area. in san francisco uc regents are set to vote on another
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tuition increase. if approved, the total tuition would cost undergrads more than $12,000 a year. traffic and weather coming up right after this. ,, ,, [ man ] i got this new citi thankyou card and started earning loads of points. you got a weather balloon with points? yes i did. [ man ] points i could use for just about anything. ♪ ♪ there it is. [ man ] so i used mine to get a whole new perspective. ♪ [ male announcer ] the new citi thankyou premier card gives you more ways to earn points. what's your story? citi can help you write it.
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good morning from the traffic center. we are still dealing with some
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sluggish conditions along 280 northbound especially through san jose. had a couple of earlier trouble spots, and traffic still backed up as you work your way through there. it is improving. there is a closure still on guadalupe parkway southbound at alma due to a sinkhole. that right lane as well as the off-ramp are still closed until noon. fatal accident in san francisco octavia and oak intersection still blocked for the investigation. you can see the central freeway is backed up as a result. they are diverting traffic so it is slow. the golden gate bridge sluggish at 13 minutes from 37 to 580. kristy has the forecast. >> thank you. cloud cover out there this morning, but not as much drizzle as yesterday and we are going to warm up eventually this afternoon. taking a look outside, clouds still in the picture. sun trying to breakthrough. it will in those inland spots by this afternoon. temperatures there will be in the mid-70s. plenty of sunshine. around the bay temperatures in the 60s, mix of sun and clouds. at the coast, keeping it cooler in the mid-50s, probably cloud cover there throughout the afternoon. seven-day forecast showing that slight warmup over the weekend
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then warming up for the start of the next workweek.